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struggling economy. >> plus, voter id. there is another showdown, this one in texas. that's where eric holder's justice department is suing the lone star state again. next, the texas attorney general will respond and guess what. north carolina could be next. >>> checking some of your headlines right now, a senior white house official is saying there is, quote, very little doubt chemical weapons were used by the assad regime against civilians in syria. that coming as the administration weighs a potential military response. meanwhile, firecrews are rushing to save two groves of giant redwood trees from a giant wildfire in yosemite national park, clearing away dried brush and setting sprinklers. and police in florida trying to determine what lead a 72-year-old trucking employee to go on a shooting spree killing two men and injuring two others before turning the gun on himself. >>> from the unrest in egypt to more bombings in iraq and lebenon and the chemical weapon usa tack in syria that will now be investigated by the united nations. a lot of breaking developments in the mideast this morning. a
in for candy crowley and this is state of the union. >>> today a texas lightning rod. >> if we see a grass roots tsunami, that is going to be cause republicans and democrats to listen to the people. senator ted cruz on why he hopes the wave that carried him into the senate is still strong enough to wash away obamacare. and jim demint and former governor howard dean. >> i think we're going to have another constitutional crisis in terms of the presidency. >>> plus the 50th anniversary of the march on washington. we start with breaking news out of syria this morning. the syrian government has reached an agreement with the united nations to allow inspectors full access to any site of any purported chemical weapons attack. syria's deputy foreign minister says -- the pentagon has prepositioned four warships with armed cruise missiles pore the region. chris, this is big news, this is why obviously inspectors got there, they want to get to the bottom of what really happened. think they can now? >> it is possible, we know that secretary of state john kerry was speaking with his counterpart the fore
was four, we grew up in houston is texas always been my home. when i was a kid, my mom told me if i ever wanted to, i could affirmatively choose to claim canadian citizenship. i got a u.s. passport when i was in high school. i thought that was the end of the matter. and then the "dallas morning news" ran a headline where they talked with some immigration lawyers that said technically the immigration lawyers said i still had dual citizenship. so the question was raised, if you do, would you renounce your canadian citizenship. i said look, if that's right. then sure. because serving as a u.s. senator, i was an american by birth. serving as a u.s. senator, i think it be appropriate that i be only american. >> you know how it's being interpreted, is oh, clearing the way for a 2016 presidential run. you want to get this issue off the table, first? >> listen, there's a lot of silliness, i thought it was a reasonable question when the "dallas morning news" asked for my birth certificate, so i gave it to them. >> let me move you to health care, texas has the highest percentage of uninsured citiz
right. that was texas senator ted cruz telling jonathan carl that he is, in fact, a natural born citizen, therefore eligible to be president. cruz went the extra mile to release his birth certificate to the dallas morning news which reported cruz was born in canada to an american mother and has dual citizenship. and following that report, senator cruz released a statement renouncing his canada citizenship. he says now the dallas morning news that i have dual citizenship, i'm an american by birth and as a u.s. senator i believe i should only be an american. it's odd for me to say about a guy who i disagree with on many points, he couldn't be more right. the irony, of course, it mirrors the phony scenario of those who have been arguing to this day that president obama was born overseas, mostly in kenya and not eligible to be president. he was born to an american mother in the state of hawaii that was actually in america, by the way, but the birthers are all but silent when it comes to ted cruz. cruz has already visited the important presidential primary states of iowa and south carolina an
to those states. we're on our way to north carolina. we're on our way to texas. we're on our way to florida. and when they ask us for our voter id, take out a photo of medgar evers, take out a photo of goodman, chaney, viola louisa. they gave their lives so we could vote. look at this for the, a and it gives you the idea of who we are. humans. even when we cross our t's and dot our i's, we still run into problems. namely, other humans. which is why at liberty mutual insurance, auto policies come with new car replacement and accident forgiveness if you qualify. see what else comes standard at libertymutual.com. liberty mutual insurance. responsibility. what's your policy? >>> i gach enough blood on that bridgidge selma, alabama for the right to vote. i'm not going to stand by and let the supreme court take the right to vote away from us. you cannot stand by. you cannot sit down. you've got to stand up, speak up, speak out and get in the way. >> congressman john lewis at yesterday's march on washington, 50th anniversary, invoking the historical legacy for voting equality, a struggle that very
of the ninth, coco crisp, see ya. third consecutive game with a home run. a's win 2-1. texas lost to the a's and are two an a half back of the american league west. >>> giants end a three-game slide hosting pittsburgh. sums up the giant's season, three straight. poor guy. not as a easy as it looks. the g men rip off four runs in the first. buster posey starts things off with a single to left. and they hold on to a 6-3 victory. >>> little league world series. westport, connecticut against chula vista, for the championship. the pitcher struck out and they are headed to the championship with a 12-1 victory where they will face the little leaguers from tokyo, japan. they beat tijuana in the international finals. a solo home run to right center. that will be the difference. japan wins it 3-2. the championship is tomorrow at noon here on abc 7. >>> raiders head coach dennis allen has a dilemma after the loss to the bears as in who will be his starting quarterback. current starter threw two interceptions. an the raiders fell behind in the first half. pro pryor leads with two tds. running this in
military response. we have the very latest. plus, don't mess with texas. despite a new lawsuit, senator john cornyn says they are way out of line when it comes to the state's new voter id law. he joins us live. and a rising baseball star and world war ii veteran killed and in each case the suspects are black teenagers. how the case has been playing in the mainstream media. and the running of the bulls right here in the u.s. i'm shannon bream. we start right now. amid the administration's growing belief that the syrian government has used chemical weapons against civilians, president obama has asked the department of defense to prepare a variety of military options in response to the situation in syria. at least two senators are also calling for military action. elizabeth prann is following the latest on that. >> hi, shan n no. president obama and the international community has said the damage has been done. this as they agreed to allow inspectors to the outskirts of the city of damascus where the alleged chemical weapons were deployed. a senior u.s. official says it leads to a lack of
arizona and texas, and arizona there have been significant demographic shifts that have identified opportunities to begin likely did in colorado and virginia to turn states that were decidedly red to purple and then eventually to blue. we are going to do that through aggressive voter registration efforts. we are going to talk about the democratic agenda, making sure hold republicans accountable. >> you were talking about holding republicans accountable. intensive a message for 2014, what case can they make that they should be taking control of the house. can they make the argument that you have done anything to move congress toward a positive resolution? >> president obama and congressional democrats have been trying to make sure that voters have two distinct choices. they clearly chose president obama and democrats. they want to continue to rebuild this economy from the middle class out. they want to make sure when it comes to housing everybody has an opportunity to live the american gene and have a safe and secure roof over their heads. they want access to affordable healthcare.
okmin visit with a special defender from east texas. >> j.j. watt, 20 and a half sacks. i'm curious what you think is more impressive from your defensive player of the year. >> the quarterbacks are so mobile i would say the sacks. i think the run plays are harder than anything. those are what i'm proud of. >> people say you are redefining the position. we are see ing things a defensive lineman shouldn't be able to do. what are you doing? >> just playing hard. you have seen it before. people told me when i first got here the end zone makes plays. you create new standards and set new heights there is no limit to what you can do. i'm always setting new goals. >> i know you will hate that i do this. one thing that's harder to do than lining up against j.j. watt is getting you to talk about the wonderful things you do. you do a lot. that included a deadly fire in texas a few monthsing ago. four firefighters were killed. about 14 more injured. i know you did amazing things for survivors and families. can you tell me about it? >> you know, my dad is a firefighter. my uncle is a firefighter. it
the fans in texas. he said, i can't go out anymore. i love the enthusiasm. but he takes back doors into restaurants. he took the defensive line out to play miniature golf. imagine a bunch of 6'5", 300 pounders out playing miniature golf. there was no one there. by the time they got done they had to jump the fence over the 9th hole to get home. >> thom: that's a nice catch by cadet. he has the first down all the way to the 30. sean payton wasn't around when cadet made a move after winning a roster spot last year. >> brian: this is a fresh look for sean payton. this is a young man that garnered their attention. we talk about whether it's the running back position. wide receiver. when you break down the roster you will carry that 5 272nd, 53 b man on the roster. you won't lock yourself in to a certain ratio by position because, as i earlier. he's ep heing himself as a running back here. there was speculation that because payton never had seen him front and center all of last year and the preseason robinson, a college free agent out of west texas a & m. those two might be duking it out
right to the vote, dmierth line a and texas keep dreaming, revive the war on poverty. keep dreaming, to go from stop and frisk to stop and employ, educate, stop and house. >> as we gather today, 50 years later, there their march is now our march and it's to go on. >> merley evers williams also focus on the future singling out the controversy surrounding the stand your ground laws and calling on supporters to flip the meaning of those laws. >> stand your ground in terms of fighting for justice and equality. >> martin luther king iii also address the crowd >> this is not the time for nostalgic commemoration or for self congratulatory celebration. the task is not done. the journey is not completely. we can and we must do more. >> the reverend al sharpton was the keynote speaker and talked about the political issues facing minorities today, including the recent supreme court ruling that eliminated key provisions of the landmark voting rights act of 1965. >> we earned the right to vote with protest and we will regain what we lost in the supreme court. we'll protest with a appropriate tes
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. >> the justice department, speaking of holder is suing texas over the new voter law. they wrote it's good to see the justice department so emphatically oppose laws that would check minority rights. unfortunately, fighting them is far easier said than done. how much can the department of justice do without the preclearance provision that was struck from the voting rights act? >> they can challenge these provisions, it just gets more difficult. in particular, in texas, which passed a voter i.d. law and redistricting plan last year, and the justice department was able to preemptively block them under the law as it was written. the supreme court struck down that part of the law and so the justice department is now returning using another section of the law saying we're still going to go after these provisi provisions, but right now they have to fight the law which is already in place, which is more difficult. they basically have one tool in their tool chest that's been removed. they still are showing it is a priority. >> i want to switch gears to this talk about impeachment. i want to play what sena
consecutive game with a homerun. the a's win it 2-1. texas lost and the a's are two and a halfback. the giants also trying to end a three-game slide hosting pittsburgh and the ball dude kind of sums up the giant season. three straight muffs, poor guy. the g-men get four in the first. posey starting it off with a broken bat. scooter row scores three for five and the giants hold on for a 6-3 victory. little league world series and west port, connecticut against chula vista, california for the u.s. championship. chula vista beat belmont redwood shores. he hit a three-run homer and are headed to the championship with a 12-1 victory. they will face the little leaguers from tokyo. they beat tijuana in the international finals. it is a solo homer to right center. japan wins it 3-2 and the championship game is tomorrow at noon right here on abc7. the raiders may have a quarterback controversy as we approach the regular season. we will hear from one of those battling for the job. and a rare feat. a routine hole in one, but you won't believe what comes next. stick arou dilemma after last night's loss to
-1. texas lost and the a's are two and a halfback. the giants also trying to end a three-game slide hosting pittsburgh and the ball dude kind of sums up the giant season. three straight muffs, poor guy. the g-men get four in the first. posey starting it off with a broken bat. scooter row scores three for five and the giants hold on for a 6-3 victory. little league world series and west port, connecticut against chula vista, california for the u.s. championship. chula vista beat belmont redwood shores. he hit a three-run homer and are headed to the championship with a 12-1 victory. they will face the little leaguers from tokyo. they beat tijuana in the international finals. it is a solo homer to right center. japan wins it 3-2 and the championship game is tomorrow at noon right here on abc7. the raiders may have a quarterback controversy as we approach the regular season. we will hear from one of those battling for the job. and a rare feat. a routine hole in one, but you won't believe what comes next. dilemma after last night's loss to the bears as to who will be his starting quarterback. fl
on this sunday. texas senator ted cruz is unwavering in his calls to repeal obama care in its entirety, even if it results in a government shutdown. here's the senator this morning. >> obama care is the biggest job killer in this country. there's bipartisan agreement that it isn't working, that it's killing jobs, that it's forcing people to have their hours forcibly reduced to 29 hours a week, that it's driving up the cost of health insurance, that it's causing people to lose their health insurance because businesses are dropping it. >> we thought that necessitated a little sunday fact checking. joining me live, health care reporter for the "huffington post," jeffrey young, and managing editor of fact check.org, nonpartisan. laurie, let me start with you. you looked at the impact of obama care on employment, and full-time workers. are we going to see layoffs or hours cut because of obama care? >> well, i can't really predict what might happen in the future. but the one claim we've looked at is that people seeking full-time work can only find part-time jobs. specifically the republican nation
police turned down the street to his home in port arth arthur, texas, the intruders began to make their way inside. >> they're in here. >> they're inside the room now. they're inside the bedroom where he's at. >> after a minute of chilling silence from him, the dispatcher checks to make sure he is still safe. >> you there? deion? >> i'm here. >> okay. just stay there. the officers are going to catch the guy, okay? >> it sounds like there are multiple people. >> okay, be quiet. >> police saw two men run from the home near this canal and into the woods. he was still in the closet listening to the reassuring words from the dispatcher. >> so is the police officer outside the house? >> yeah. but stay inside the closet because they're trying to find the bad guys, okay? you're doing good, doing real good, perfect. your mom's going to be proud of you. >> this is actually the only thing i could think of. >> well, you thought well. you thought well. you're a very, very smart young man. you do did a good thing. >> what a wonderful dispatcher. so why was he home alone? his mother says she had
, texas. >>> and former egyptian president ho*eub goes back to court amidst growing sectarian tension across egypt. >>> and the attorney general wants to haul donald trump into court. the charge? bad business. >>> and stay with us, more news and weather after the break. al jazeera america presents gripping films from the world's top documentary directors. >>> welcome back to al-jazeera, i'm dell walters. against the back drop of sectarian violence and rising tensions, former president hosni mubarak was back in court today, facing charges for failing to stop the killing of some 900 protestors back in the airplane spring of 2011. previously he was convicted of the chargers and imprisoned for life but today his sentence was appealed. he served as vice-president to egyptian president anwar sadat and then became president. in january 2011, anti-protestors took to the streets to demand his resignation. he stepped down one month later. in june 2012, he was sentenced to life in prison for his role in the killing of demonstrators during the uprising and then earlier this year, the appeals cour
to be executed by the u.s. for the shooting spree of unarmed soldiers in 2009 in fort hood texas. >>> hosni mubarak called to court as tensions continue across egypt. and people return to iraq, those gassed by chemical weapons there. that story when we return. >>> and the heat wave continues with few breaks. mission. >> there's more to america, more stories, more voices, more points of view. now there's are news channel with more of what americans want to know. >> i'm ali velshi and this is "real money." this is "america tonight." sglovrjs our -- >> our news coverage reveal more of america's stories. >>> welcome back to al-jazeera. i'm del walters. there are more accusations by snowden on nsa spying. he says 450 communications from the u.n. headquarters were also compromised. and at this hour, a train has derailed in russia -- mexico injuring commuters but it can not be determined what caused the derailment. >>> the trial of hosni mubarak was adjourned until september 14th. here is jonathan betz with more on the court hearings today. >> two big stories here in court today concerning hosni m
. it is crawling along in the bay. the closest point to america is brownsville, texas. the forecast shows it will run out of real estate soon. it will rain out over central mexico likely. it is more active next week. so 60 tonight and comfortably clear. tomorrow 87 and tons of sunshine and a little stickier. i think we have a widespread deal for wednesday. thursday and friday is pushing 90 for labor day weekend. what a rare treat. looks good. >> all right. first day of school no problem. >> no problems. >>> we have baby pictures to show you when we come back. >> closed captioning brought to you by luna. [ man ] launch sequence initiated. [ beep ] 15 seconds and counting. [ male announcer ] at kfc we have one mission. and t minus 10...9... serve the world's best tasting chicken. that's why our whole chicken is delivered fresh. 8... and prepared fresh by real cooks. 7... with kfc's world famous secret recipes. t-minus 5, 4... taste why fresh is better. 2...1... try an 8-piece meal of our freshly prepared chicken, 2 large sides and 4 biscuits, now with 10 of our new hot shot bites, all for j
nominations. in west texas, students head back to school. there was a massive fertilizer plant explosion there in april. several buildings were left damaged beyond repair. >> on thursday, low wage fast-food and retail workers in eight cities across the country are preparing to strike. they're demanding $15 an hour up from the median wage of $8.94. saturday marks the deadline for president obama to formally propose the new pay raise scale for 2014. he's expected to officially offer a 1% across the pay hike for civilians and keep locality pay rates at their current level, an increase mandated by the 1990 pay comparability act is set to kick in if the president fails to propose a new plan to congress. >> if you love online music streaming. pandora is putting an end to its mobile listening site. it's ending the limit september 1st but to make up for the change, the service will only allow 12 songs gift every 24 hours compared to the current 6 gifts per channel. it's away to cut channels and attract more listeners. >> old values and new medicine are colliding in a difficult ohio case. an amis
in the lead. parker likes it. it was grant's time to close it out in the 9th. got the orioles 1-2-3. texas lost. that means the a's are 2-1/2 back in the west. giants dugout, look out. almost took them out twice in the same at-bat. almost got it. and the cubs bats. aren't these the pirates? yeah. let's talk about this game. how about a 4-run 1st inning for the g-men. buster posey on a broken bat. support tim lincecum who got the win. giants were nursing a 5-3 lead in the 9th. look at the panda go. nice agility. giants win it 6-3. they picked up a game on the dodgers. but they're 19 games back. best of the indy cars are going to rev it up tomorrow. a couple of guys zeroed in on their target today. ,, female announcer: female announcer: when you see this truck, it means another neighbor is going to sleep better tonight because they went to sleep train's ticket to tempur-pedic event. choose from a huge selection of tempur-pedic models, including the new tempur-choice with head-to-toe customization. plus, get 36 months interest-free financing, two free pillows, and free same-day delivery. are
your grocery bill? can rare minerals in china affect your cell phone bill? or how a hospital in texas could drive up your healthcare premium? i'll make the connections from the news to your money real. content while setting new standards in journalism. >> a new voice of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across the country. >> if joe can't find work, his family will go from living in a hotel to living in their car. >> connected, inspired, bold. >> welcome back. we're keeping an eye on the gang violence that has taken over some chicago neighborhoods in our special series. but chicago is by no means the only city that faces those kinds of pressures. in brooklyn, community leaders have found a surprising group of allies in their fight against crime. we get that story tonight from sarah hoy. >> every time a victim is hit... >> before walker was speaking out against gun violence, he was wreaking havoc in the streets. >> i was out there every day, drugs, gang banger, i say that, i was out here jumping people, fighting pe
? >> martha, thank you. >>> and back here at home tonight, and to a break in the case in texas, after a remarkable 911 call. a brave boy as his home was being robbed, calling for help. and the calming voice at the other end of the line. here tonight, abc's gio benitez. >> reporter: listen closely as 12-year-old dion murdoch dialed 911, alone in his texas home. >> 911. where is the emergency? hello? >> someone is trying to break into my house. they just broke the window, ma'am. >> they just broke the window? what room are you? >> i'm in my mother's room right now. please hurry. >> i am. stay on the phone with me. >> reporter: the dispatcher tells little dion to go into the closet, doing her best to reassure him along the way. as police say these two young men break into the house. >> i'm going to have to whisper now because i think they're coming in. please hurry. >> they are, they are. >> they're in there. >> they're inside the room now. >> reporter: then, chilling silence for a full minute. >> you there dion? okay, just stay there. the officers, i think they're going to catch the guy
.62%. >>> a remarkable story from texas about a reunion involving a vietnam war veteran and something close to his heart. in 1968, u.s. marine lan ee martin son was severely injured in a mine field in vietnam. six fellow marines were killed. during his long road to recovery, his dog tags were somehow lost. 43 years later an australian school teacher trekking through the vietnam brush stumbled upon the same dog tags that man couldn't find. thanks to the efforts of good samaritans, his long lost dog tags are back in his possession. >> i thought maybe i could find him, post it back to him in the mail to america. i never dreamed that this whole thing would end up like this. >> it was very overwhelming. i still don't know why. just a piece of aluminum, but i had to have it a long time. >>> i am harris faulkner, this is the fox report. bottom of the hour, time for the top news. a senior u.s. official says there's little doubt chemical weapons were used by the syrian regime against its own people. hundreds died in last week's attack. today, the syrian government claimed they will allow u.n. inspectors to look
market. >> that's exactly what happens. i grew up working on ranches and farms in west texas. i understand the person everybody tries to squeeze is the farmer. the farmer cannot be squeezed anymore. marge rinz too low. this is going to be passed on to the consumer. the consumer is going to see this directly at the cash register when they check out. understand also, a lot of these people are illegals. they don't want this insurance. they don't want to take out 10% of their pay or whatever it may be for an insurance they're not going to use with a $3,000 or $5,000 eductible. they're not going to use this health insurance anyway. this is an absolute boondoggle that no one thought through. we see this every week. more and more things are coming out in this health care bill that people have not thought through. they may have read this bill before they passed it may have helped. >> what do you say? >> if it were so bad for food to be picked by people that had health care, then we should ban health care at all other companies. all price was drop if other companies didn't have to provid
of texas back into northern and central florida so use precaution. back to you. >> thank you. next up, the dream 50 years later. marchers return to washington to reflect. our continuing coverage is next. >>> real estate mogal donald trump is facing a 40 million-dollar lawsuit. at stake, claims he deceived students that paid to learn about his business plan. >> i'm jessica taft. in sports we celebrate the present by remembering the past, a tribute to those that paved the way to truly make baseball the all american game. mission. >> there's more to america, more stories, more voices, more points of view. now there's are news channel with more of what americans want to know. >> i'm ali velshi and this is "real money." this is "america tonight." sglovrjs our -- >> our news coverage reveal more of america's stories. >> i have a dream. my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. i have a dream today. [applause] >> his words forever penned in american history. it has been 5 50 years sinc
a dream-- speech. as we approach, a federal judge voting to overturn the texas voting law. >> congress can find a way to fix flight control at the airports -- .> i am all for that >> and to get a plane to carry the presidential dog to the vineyard. he does require a plane. >> not of his own. mark and i were having this discussion, and he is more eloquent than i am, but we have gone from martin luther king to the reverend al sharpton. as a leader, as he is trying to be this weekend, it is very dispiriting. >> it is absolutely true. the mark on washington was a remarkable event. a march on washington was remarkable event. it was transformative. churches, particularly black churches, catholic protestant churches in this country and jewish leadership do not play nearly the role in american life today that they played then. the bones and the box behind the uaw were walter reyes. bucks behind the uaw were walter ruth. it is a changed time. >> i think the administration has done a good job of shutting down voter suppression throughout the country. they stopped florida. they stopped pennsylvania.
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a hundred years before the new yorkers. upon hearing this, bubba from texas, dug down 30 feet on his farm and found absolutely nothing. he concluded three hundred years ago, texans had already gone wireless. (laughter) all right! hold up your bible, say it like you mean it. this is my bible. i am what it says i am. i have what it says i have. i can do what it says i can do. today i will be taught the word of god. i boldly confess: my mind is alert. my heart is receptive. i will never be the same. in jesus' name. god bless you. i want to talk to you today about something that you've never seen. i grew up in a minister's home and we always had church and auditoriums and traditional sanctuaries. that's what everybody did. but in 2005, god gave us this beautiful facility. now, we have church in a former sports arena. that's something that i had never seen. i worked 17 years behind the scenes at the church doing the television production and i thought that's how i would spend my life. but when my father went to be with the lord, i was suddenly thrust into this position. now, instead of being b
of the texas/mexico border highlighting what he describes as woefully inadequate resources and introduced a border security bill that requires operational control of our border with no less than a 90% apprehension rate on the entire border of mexico within five years. the full house could vote on his measure after the summer measure. joining us is congressman michael mccaul, chairman of the house committee on homeland security. mr. chairman, good to have you with us. you took a number of congressmen with you on that tour of the border. what are your thoughts and their reactions? >> well, you know, my thoughts are this ad hoc approach we've used over the last couple decades, throwing money at the problem without a national strategy, without a plan, plugging holes up. we went to san diego. they have good fencing there. they have technology. but they're getting around that with the boats. tucson has wonderful technologies, but all it does is presses them to other points. and now the new point of entry now is texas. the rio grande valley, the immigration flow has 55%. without a national strat
to the local housing authority because she wanted to move and thought he would be safe. the station in texas says the two suspects were caught and arrested. >> i have chills just listening to him. he was poised and well-spoken. >> as you said, the dispatcher was fantastic. >> i'm sure his mom is proud of him. >> we all are. >> yeah. thanks. i have tears in my eyes. let's get back to rebecca. >> me as well. >>> in the news, incredible video in syria showing how bad the fighting has become. in the video posted on the web, you can see men firen an anti-aircraft gun and the huge explosion takes out the position. >>> and the wildfire in yosemite threatening the sequoia trees. they are among the oldest living things on earth. it's as big as chicago and 7% contained. >>> lance armstrong settled a lawsuit he filed against a british newspaper. he sued the sunday times after libel after the paper reported nine years ago he had cheated. armstrong has since come out publicly admitted he used banned substance. >>> and finally an unusual police chase caught on camera. yes, that is right, that is a guy on
to the people. >> god help us if he ever does get to be anything more than the senator from texas. >> it is going to tick a tsunami and i'm going to do everything i can to encourage that tsunami. >> let's let the man with grass roots common sense. then watch america go, my friend. >> we are going to take back america. >> i have people who we want to take our country back. >> take it back where? where are we going? >> republicans have to do something we haven't done in a long time. >> we have to protect our phony bologna jobs. we must do something about this immediately, immediately, immediately. >> this fight is likely to heat up in the month of september. that's going to be when the battle is engaged. >> in case you haven't heard, texas senator ted cruz is a man on a mission. he wants to take away your healthcare, even if that means bringing down government or war with within the government. >> fair stoking is reminiscent of another senator, a man from wisconsin on his own mission. he also wanted to take his country back then it was from the communist who supposedly infiltrated i
you were sleeping firefighters in texas battling these flames, an out of control fire at a recycling plant. it started about 7:00 last night. at this hour we're being told the fire is now finally out. the plant located about 30 miles south of dallas that collects and processes metal like steel and aluminum. fortunately no one was injured and we still do not know what caused that fire. >>> investigators in north florida in a town there working to figure out what led a man to go on a shooting spree that left himself, his former boss, and a former co-worker dead. police in union county have identified the gunman as 72-year-old hubert allen, jr. he's the step granddaughter of buffalo bills running back. three others wounded in the shooting rampage. afterwards he went back to his house and killed himself. >>> kidnap victim hannah anderson mourning with family and friends remembering the lives of her mother and brother. they were killed by her abductor james dimaggio. at one point the teenager went to the to the altar to touch a family photo. >> i can say it has been and is the very worst
or california or texas by a landslide margins. the number of counties that switched from one party to the next in this was about the lowest ever. it was 207 counties. this is a red and blue country and in the end it's like despite everything else or along with everything else people sorted themselves out in the end rather blue. if people set identify with her papa can party 90 to 95% would vote republican in and the same with the democrats. that has become one of the most significant aspects of our politics. the fourth if you are thinking outside the fourth grade force that was crucially important and was a demographic changes that we have seen over the last several decades. each presidential campaign by presidential campaign the electorate becomes less white in its composition. his still predominantly white but it goes down a couple of percentage points with each election. it was 74% white in 2008 which was the lowest it has ever been here day went to chicago back in the spring of the election-year and sat down with jim messina the campaign manager and i was interested in exploring this pheno
the court recently ruled in the way that it did in terms of higher education in michigan and texas. i don't think that's goi i think that you need civil rights leaders to speak out against crime in the black community. to speak out against these hip hop leaders senator brown was talking about. to say to kids here is how you can make it in this country and stop thinking just because you are black there is reason or excuse for not achieving. >> chris: all right. we have to take a break here. but, when we come back, the ongoing split inside the g.o.p. over how to stop obama care. but, first, get fox news' daily politics newsletter straight in your inbox. fox news first gives you the scoop first thing in the morning. sign up now at foxnews.com fox news first. i read it evidence day. [ male announcer ] house rule number 33. coffee should come in one size: mug. stay grounded with the rich, bold taste of maxwell house coffee. always good to the last drop. license and registration please. what's this? uhh, it's my geico insurance id card, sir. it's digital, uh, pretty cool right? maybe. you know
that it did in terms of higher education in michigan and texas. i don't think that's going to exist. i think that you need civil rights leaders to speak out against crime in the black community. to speak out against these hip hop leaders senator brown was talking about. to say to kids here is how you can make it in this country and stop thinking just because you are black there is reason or excuse for not achieving. >> chris: all right. we have to take a break here. but, when we come back, the ongoing split inside the g.o.p. over how to stop obama care. but, first, get fox news' daily politics newsletter straight in your inbox. fox news first gives you the scoop first thing in the morning. sign up now at foxnews.com fox news first. i read how 'bout we replace old and worn out with beautiful and durable. let's head to the one place with the flooring we want, the know-how we need, and low prices that won't trample our budget. then let's do some simple placing, locking... and admiring. a better-looking floor is just a few steps away. and... they're affordable steps. more saving. more doing. tha
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